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Remember-any time there is a class, the store is open extra hours!  Please be on time & prepared for all classes.  Bring a basic kit to ALL CLASSES, any additional supplies required will be listed below in the class description.  (basic kit includes: scissors, wet glue, pop dots, tape runner and a paper trimmer)  Anyone not arriving with the proper materials will need to purchase them, as the store does not supply them.  Take a class, get 10% off your ENTIRE PURCHASE, the day of your class!  (excludes gift cards, hold/special orders, & classes)

Tuesday, October 3rd 6-8pm----Cricut Club, come have a fun night out and take home a completed 2 page layout in the process! Melanie always does a nice job of focusing on key functions each month to help you expand your knowledge of your Cricut. There are always 2 themes to choose from, and each month they change. Materials are only $6.50 per 2 page layout, teacher fee $12, Supplies Needed: Cricut, cords, mat, & adhesive Skill Level-Any This class is also held on Wednesday, October 4th from 6-8.

Wednesday, October 4th 6-8pm----Cricut Club, come have a fun night out and take home a completed 2 page layout in the process! Melanie always does a nice job of focusing on key functions each month to help you expand your knowledge of your Cricut. There are always 2 themes to choose from, and each month they change. Materials are only $6.50 per 2 page layout, teacher fee $12, Supplies Needed: Cricut, cords, mat, & adhesive Skill Level-Any This class is also held on Tuesday, October 3rd from 6-8.

Thursday, October 5th 5:00pm-8:00pm Garage Sale

Friday, October 6th 10:00am-6:00pm Garage Sale

Saturday, October 7th 10:00-5:00 Garage Sale

Sunday, October 8th 1/2 price Garage Sale Day 10:00-3:00 (store is open til 4:00, but the garage sale closes at 3:00)

Monday, October 9th 6-8:30pm---Painting Class, We have another fabulous painting class with Lynette coming up in October! (Don't miss her amazing Fall paintings too, of the pumpkin & Fall flowers on Sept 11th & 20th) No supplies are needed for our painting classes. Our teacher paints right along with you, showing you exactly what brush to use, what colors to use, and what stroke to make! Its easier than it looks with her instruction, and she won't let you fail, we promise! Class runs twice, Monday, Oct. 9th & Wednesday, Oct. 25th. Materials $18, Teacher Fee $12  Skill Level-Any

Wednesday, October 25th 6-8:30pm---Painting Class, We have another fabulous painting class with Lynette coming up in October!  No supplies are needed for our painting classes. Our teacher paints right along with you, showing you exactly what brush to use, what colors to use, and what stroke to make! Its easier than it looks with her instruction, and she won't let you fail, we promise! Class runs twice, Monday, Oct. 9th & Wednesday, Oct. 25th. Materials $18, Teacher Fee $12  Skill Level-Any

Tuesday, October 10th 2-4---Christmas is just around the corner, have you started your Christmas cards? If not NOW IS THE TIME!!! Join Nancy as she helps you get started on 8 beautiful Christmas cards that your friends & family will love These are simple, yet elegant & are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! Can't attend class, but don't want to miss out on these great cards, no worries, Nancy will be kitting this class too. You can also grab a bunch of kits if you have a bunch of cards you need to make. Materials $13 (includes 3 different Stickles bottles per kit) Teacher Fee $12. Supplies Needed: Basic kit, glossy accents (optional items-hickory smoke ink w/ blender tool & a clear wink of Stella brush) This class will also run at night on the same day from 6-8.

Tuesday, October 10th 6-8---Christmas is just around the corner, have you started your Christmas cards? If not NOW IS THE TIME!!! Join Nancy as she helps you get started on 8 beautiful Christmas cards that your friends & family will love These are simple, yet elegant & are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! Can't attend class, but don't want to miss out on these great cards, no worries, Nancy will be kitting this class too. You can also grab a bunch of kits if you have a bunch of cards you need to make. Materials $13 (includes 3 different Stickles bottles per kit) Teacher Fee $12. Supplies Needed: Basic kit, glossy accents (optional items-hickory smoke ink w/ blender tool & a clear wink of Stella brush) This class will also runs during the day on the same day from 2-4.

Wednesday, October 11th 2-4---Christmas Cards (8 Card wonder) Do you ♥ Christmas and want to make some pretty cards to send to your friends & family? This is an easy & fun class that most of the work is already done for you! Any dies and stamping will be done ahead of time, all you have to do is assemble. This will be similar to how Cindy Noesens classes used to be. This is a great chance to get started on your Christmas cards for 2017! Materials $7.50, Teacher Fee $12, Supplies Needed: basic kit, fine tip pen, glue dots, green & red stickles This class is held during the day from 2-4, and also at night from 6-8. Can't attend class, no worries, you can reserve a kit for $19.50. Skill Level-Any

Wednesday, October 11th 6-8---Christmas Cards (8 Card wonder) Do you ♥ Christmas and want to make some pretty cards to send to your friends & family? This is an easy & fun class that most of the work is already done for you! Any dies and stamping will be done ahead of time, all you have to do is assemble. This will be similar to how Cindy Noesens classes used to be. This is a great chance to get started on your Christmas cards for 2017! Materials $7.50, Teacher Fee $12, Supplies Needed: basic kit, fine tip pen, glue dots, green & red stickles This class is held during the day from 2-4, and also at night from 6-8. Can't attend class, no worries, you can reserve a kit for $19.50. Skill Level-Any

Thursday, October 12th 2-4---Guest Teacher Kimberly Crawford Card Class featuring Marvelous Metallic Cards--- Join AMAZING Guest Teacher Kimberly Crawford in this cool technique class creating cards, each with elegant metallic finishes! Learn how to accent embossed & die cut images with metallic wax paste. The paste brings the designs to life beautifully. For even more shine, learn how to use mica pigment powders to take your stamped images to the next level. Leave class with three stunning cards ready to give to someone special. Materials 12.50 Teacher Fee $12 Supplies Needed: basic kit, 2 paintbrushes (1 small, 1 larger), perfect medium ink pad (or similar embossing pad) Class is also held from 6-8 PM. Don't miss this great opportunity to learn fantastic techniques from another wonderful guest teacher! Kimberly has been published in card magazines for her amazing work, & she has worked for most of the biggest companies in the industry, plus she even has her own stationary line! We are lucky to have her at Scrapmania!  Skill Level-Any

Thursday, October 12th 6-8---Guest Teacher Kimberly Crawford Card Class featuring Marvelous Metallic Cards--- Join AMAZING Guest Teacher Kimberly Crawford in this cool technique class creating cards, each with elegant metallic finishes! Learn how to accent embossed & die cut images with metallic wax paste. The paste brings the designs to life beautifully. For even more shine, learn how to use mica pigment powders to take your stamped images to the next level. Leave class with three stunning cards ready to give to someone special. Materials 12.50 Teacher Fee $12 Supplies Needed: basic kit, 2 paintbrushes (1 small, 1 larger), perfect medium ink pad (or similar embossing pad) Class is also held from 2-4 PM if you prefer day classes. Don't miss this great opportunity to learn fantastic techniques from another wonderful guest teacher! Kimberly has been published in card magazines for her amazing work, & she has worked for most of the biggest companies in the industry, plus she even has her own stationary line! We are lucky to have her at Scrapmania!  Skill Level-Any

Sunday, October 15th 9:30-12:30---Shaker Card Technique Card Class w/ Cindy, Super, awesome, amazing, gorgeous & fun Christmas cards with Cindy is what this class should be called! But that name is too long, but it describes this great technique class perfect! Cindy will show you how to heat emboss on acetate & vellum with embossing powders, make shaker cards, & how to use a snow pen! Cindy is teaching it all this month, and her cards are fabulous! Materials $8.50, Teacher Fee $12 Supplies Needed: 1/4" scor-tape, foam tape, colored pencils or markers for die cut pieces, clear wink of Stella pen (not brush) or sparkle gelly roll pen,Optional items-Nuvo drops or stickles in red, black & green. This class is only held once, so register today before it fills up! This class also runs on the same day from 1:00-4:00.  Skill Level-Any

Sunday, October 15th 1-4---Shaker Card Technique Card Class w/ Cindy, Super, awesome, amazing, gorgeous & fun Christmas cards with Cindy is what this class should be called! But that name is too long, but it describes this great technique class perfect! Cindy will show you how to heat emboss on acetate & vellum with embossing powders, make shaker cards, & how to use a snow pen! Cindy is teaching it all this month, and her cards are fabulous! Materials $8.50, Teacher Fee $12 Supplies Needed: 1/4" scor-tape, foam tape, colored pencils or markers for die cut pieces, clear wink of Stella pen (not brush) or sparkle gelly roll pen,Optional items-Nuvo drops or stickles in red, black & green. This class is only held once, so register today before it fills up! This class also runs on the same day from 9:30-12:30.  Skill Level-Any

Tuesday, October 17th 6:00-8:30---Christmas Gamsol Card Technique Class, These unique Christmas cards are stunning and you can learn how to create them in Lynette's October class! Gamsol is a blending solution that can be combined with quality colored pencils to create beautiful blending & shading. Lynette will teach you her techniques to make these pretty stamps come to life on your handmade Christmas cards. I love the unique colors she chose; my favorite card is the gold poinsettia! ♥ I also like how she shows you how to color the exact same stamp 2 totally different colors to get a variety of looks from the same stamp. Materials $6, Teacher Fee $12 Supplies Needed: basic kit, quality colored pencil set, gamsol kit, white & black fine line pen, water brush, small paint brushes, stamp block, glossy accents, Nuvo-bright gold & golden sunset, dye inks-Memento (new sprout, morocco, summer sky, grey flannel) Distressed Inks (Iced Spruce, Shaded Lilac, Scattered Straw, Vintage Photo
Similar colors inks can be used instead if you don't have these, just as long as they are dye based inks, Skill Level-Medium

Thursday, October 19th 2-4:30---(Daytime) Winter Stampscapes Technique Card Class, Have you thought about trying scene stamping? This is a gorgeous winter themed card class showing you the techniques similar to scene stamping. This month Lynette is taking a regular stamped image and adding extra trees and foreground material to make it a larger image. This is an easier class than her normal Stampscapes, so don't be scared off! I think we are going to take a few months off of regular Stampscapes with Christmas coming up, and the lack of class attendees. So now is the time to try this wonderful style of stamping if you're interested. Class only runs once, and you will create all 3 of these beautiful cards. Materials only $4.50. Teacher Fee $12. Supplies Needed: basic kit, small paint brushes, stamp block, stylus or blending tool, black marker, silver & white gel pen, black Staz-on ink pad, heat gun (we have some to borrow if you don't have one) clear glue, any fine glitter, Nuvo-Emerald City & Sunlit Meadow, Memento Inks-Olive Grove, Summer Sky, Angel Pink, London Fog, Bundles Sage, Northern Pine, Dandelion, Bamboo Leaves, Potters Clay, Antique Linen, Desert Sand, Forest Moss, Grey Flannel, & matching markers Distressed Inks-Fired Brick, Barn Door, Scattered Straw, Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Rusty Hinge, Peacock Feathers, Iced Spruce, Cracked Pistachio, Spun Sugar, Shaded Lilac, Walnut Stain, Gathered Twigs, Peeled Paint, & matching markers (You may use any brand or color of ink that you own as long as they are dye based inks) Skill Level-Medium

Friday, October 20th 2-4---Echo Park Christmas Cards w/ Nancy, It's the most wonderful time of the year! Well, not quite, but it is time to start working on all those Christmas cards you plan to send out in just a couple months! Get started with Nancy by making all 8 of these cards plus 2 BONUS gift tags! These are simple yet elegant cards featuring a fabulous Echo Park Christmas collection containing foil elements. Materials $8.50, Teacher Fee $12, Supplied Needed: basic kit, foam tape, (optional items are a clear Wink of Stella brush & glossy accents) This class is held during the day from 2-4, and also at night from 6-8. Can't attend class, no worries, you can reserve a kit for $20.50.  Skill Level-Any

Friday, October 20th 6-8---Echo Park Christmas Cards w/ Nancy, It's the most wonderful time of the year! Well, not quite, but it is time to start working on all those Christmas cards you plan to send out in just a couple months! Get started with Nancy by making all 8 of these cards plus 2 BONUS gift tags! These are simple yet elegant cards featuring a fabulous Echo Park Christmas collection containing foil elements. Materials $8.50, Teacher Fee $12, Supplied Needed: basic kit, foam tape, (optional items are a clear Wink of Stella brush & glossy accents) This class is held during the day from 2-4, and also at night from 6-8. Can't attend class, no worries, you can reserve a kit for $20.50.  Skill Level-Any

Saturday, October 21st 10-5---FREE OPEN CROP ALL WEEKEND during regular business hours, call to RSVP  319-377-9999, make cards, scrapbook, journal, planners, its all more fun with friends at Scrapmania!  319-377-9999

Sunday, October 22nd 10-4---FREE OPEN CROP ALL WEEKEND during regular business hours, call to RSVP  319-377-9999, make cards, scrapbook, journal, planners, its all more fun with friends at Scrapmania!  319-377-9999
Tuesday, October 24th 2-4:30---Intermediate Copic Coloring Card Class, Come join in on the Copic coloring fun with these gorgeous new cards from our certified Copic instructor Nancy. Nancy will help you color all 4 of these stunning cards perfect for the holidays. This is a little more difficult class, than our beginning classes so we added another 30 minutes onto the usual class period. I would recommend this class for an intermediate Copic colorer, not a first timer. Materials $8, Teacher Fee $12 (includes a zig glue pen to keep) Supplies Needed: basic kit, clear wink of stella, silver uni-ball, glossy accents, Copics-E13, E30, E33, E41, E57, E19, YG21, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91, B21, B23, B37, B45, B60, R21, R22, R17, R14, Y13, Y15, Y35, C2, C5, C7, , W1, & G29 (similar shades can be used if you don't have the exact colors) Class will repeat at night from 6:00-8:30.  Skill Level-Medium, Class repeats at night from 6-8:30

Tuesday, October 24th 6-8:30---Intermediate Copic Coloring Card Class, Come join in on the Copic coloring fun with these gorgeous new cards from our certified Copic instructor Nancy. Nancy will help you color all 4 of these stunning cards perfect for the holidays. This is a little more difficult class, than our beginning classes so we added another 30 minutes onto the usual class period. I would recommend this class for an intermediate Copic colorer, not a first timer. Materials $8, Teacher Fee $12 (includes a zig glue pen to keep) Supplies Needed: basic kit, clear wink of stella, silver uni-ball, glossy accents, Copics-E13, E30, E33, E41, E57, E19, YG21, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91, B21, B23, B37, B45, B60, R21, R22, R17, R14, Y13, Y15, Y35, C2, C5, C7, , W1, & G29 (similar shades can be used if you don't have the exact colors) Class is also held earlier from 2:00-4:30.  Skill Level-Medium

WEEKEND OF WENDY VECCHI CLASSES AT SCRAPMANIA!!

Saturday, October 28th 10:30-6:30---I am super excited to announce Scrapmania is lucky enough to have guest teacher Wendy Vecchi coming to teach in October for a full weekend of classes! Wendy is a full time artist/designer and owner of Studio 490. She is a signature designer for Ranger & Stampers Anonymous. Her Ranger product line includes Archival inks & coordinating embossing powders. Wendy designs stamps, art parts, stencils & clearly for art for Stampers Anonymous. She will be teaching 2 all day classes, both days include a delicious lunch in the middle of class.  Saturdays Class-Mixed Media Art Adventure 102 at Scrapmania. Come and join us for a FULL DAY Art Adventure as we take it to the next level. In addition to a review of each ink property, we'll start the day focusing on 10+++ new mixed media techniques that can be used on cards, tags, scrapbook pages, home decor and in your art journal or planner. We'll play with archival inks, embossing powders, rubber stamps, stencils, distress crayons, enamel accents...and more while learning multiple ways to use products, you'll create 10+++ technique tags and the backs will be conveniently labeled with the technique instructions. This makes a great reference for future play! Next we'll put those "just learned" techniques to good use by creating a 6x6 mixed media art piece, that you'll be proud to display or give as a gift! With multiple choices available to you, you'll choose your favorite colors/layout & the title to make it a perfect fit for YOU or that special someone. Remember...the holidays are fast approaching, get started on gift making!  Materials $30 (includes lunch) Teacher Fee $100  Supplies Needed: Ranger craft mat, scissors, blending tool w/ foam pads, & multi medium (Wendy supplies everything else!)  It takes years to get on the list for a guest teacher like Wendy to come, so don't miss out on this chance to learn from one of the best! Who know when we will be lucky enough to have her back! Call or stop into Scrapmania to get registered, only $30 per class holds your seat, the rest is paid once you attend class! Sign up for both days, for the full Wendy Vecchi experience!!! 319-377-9999

Sunday, October 29th 10:30-6:00---Wendy Vecchi Art School Class-Come to Art School & Let's Create a box FULL of ART!!  So, what's actually IN the box? Well...it's FULL of fun art that you'll create, using lots of products & great techniques. We'll focus on embossing pastes, distress crayons, rubber stamps, stencils, archival inks, embossing powders, enamel accents, & multiple ways to use them. We'll alter a REALLY cool box (with metal corners) & then load it up with your ART! We'll even add a mini FRAMED art to the box. There's nothing more fun or useful than learning techniques & this BOX is FULL of them! It's a FULL day class, so rest up! Get ready to learn, have fun & MAKE ART!
Materials $30 (includes lunch) Teacher Fee $100 Supplies Needed: Ranger craft mat, scissors, blending tool w/ foam pads, & multi medium (Wendy supplies everything else!) It takes years to get on the list for a guest teacher like Wendy to come, so don't miss out on this chance to learn from one of the best! Who know when we will be lucky enough to have her back! Call or stop into Scrapmania to get registered, only $30 per class holds your seat, the rest is paid once you attend class! Sign up for both days, for the full Wendy Vecchi experience!!! 319-377-9999

Monday, October 31st-Halloween, OPEN 10:00-5:00




 

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